SR Metals, Inc. (SRMI) has passed the industry-wide audit of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) on the companies’ compliance with various laws related to mining.
SRMI featured in Radyo Inquirer, 4 March 2017. In gist, Mr Jeffrey Jan Escosio's report says that the company managed to mine the trust and hearts of the community.
DENR commends Rio Tuba and SR Metals for environmental programs
DENR Sec. Gina Lopez shares a light moment with SRMI workers during her mine site visit in Tubay, Agusan del Norte on 3 March 2017. Lopez applauded SRMI for its environmental and social efforts. The company, in turn, vowed to continue adhering to the best practices the industry has to offer.
Sec Gina Lopez takes a photo of SRMI's manmade lagoon. The clear waters are the last stop before it gets out to the rivers and the seas, yet another obvious effect of SRMI's well-planned series of siltation ponds located around the mine site.
Saying that she would be hand in hand with SRMI in its community building efforts, DENR Secretary Gina Lopez and SRMI President and CEO Miguel Alberto Gutierrez face Tubay crowd during her mine site visit on 3 March 2017.